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Erector Spinae Plane Block (ESP Block)

  • Mauricio Forero
  • Vicente Roqués
  • Nestor Jose Trujillo-UribeEmail author
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Abstract

This chapter discussed the anatomy, sonoanatomy, and mechanism of erector spinae plane block. A detailed discussion of the injection is included here. The literature on the erector spinae block in patients of different age population and surgical procedures will be discussed.

Keywords

Erector spinae plane block Mechanism Paravertebral block Transverse process ESP block 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Mauricio Forero
    • 1
  • Vicente Roqués
    • 2
  • Nestor Jose Trujillo-Uribe
    • 3
    • 4
    Email author
  1. 1.Department of AnesthesiaMcMaster UniversityHamiltonCanada
  2. 2.Department of Anesthesia, Intensive Care and Pain TreatmentUniversity Hospital Virgen de la ArrixacaMurciaSpain
  3. 3.Universidad Autónoma de BucaramangaBucaramangaColombia
  4. 4.Department of Anesthesia and Pain MedicineFundación Oftalmológica de Santander, Clínica Carlos Ardila Lule, Clínica del Dolor y Cuidado Paliativo ALIVIAR LTDAFloridablancaColombia

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